Mini Poll: Where Did You Go To School?


Which of the following is the best college or university in St. Louis?


Fontbonne University:
 1%
Harris Stowe University:
 1%
Lindenwood University:
 1%
Maryville University of St. Louis:
 1%
Missouri Baptist University:
 1%
Patricia Stevens College:
 1%
Ranken Technical College:
 1%
St. Louis College of Pharmacy:
 1%
St. Louis Community College:
 1%
Saint Louis University:
 23%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 1%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 31%
Webster University:
 36%

 


Did you know that Webster, Missouri Baptist, and Lindenwood have campuses in downtown St. Louis -- and that Patricia Stevens is building a new one?


Yes:
 35%
I knew about some of that:
 46%
No:
 19%

 


Which of the following colleges and university administrations is the best City neighbor?


Fontbonne University:
 2%
Harris Stowe University:
 2%
Lindenwood University:
 1%
Missouri Baptist University:
 1%
Patricia Stevens College:
 2%
Ranken Technical College:
 2%
St. Louis College of Pharmacy:
 1%
St. Louis Community College:
 2%
Saint Louis University:
 32%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 2%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 16%
Webster University:
 38%

 


Which of the following colleges or universities is the worst City neighbor?


Fontbonne University:
 3%
Harris Stowe University:
 14%
Lindenwood University:
 6%
Missouri Baptist University:
 3%
Patricia Stevens College:
 5%
Ranken Technical College:
 8%
St. Louis College of Pharmacy:
 1%
St. Louis Community College:
 3%
Saint Louis University:
 12%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 6%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 19%
Webster University:
 19%

 


Students at which of the following local colleges or universities take the best advantage of the stores and restaurants in their City neighborhoods?


Harris Stowe University:
 1%
Lindenwood University:
 1%
Missouri Baptist University:
 1%
Patricia Stevens College:
 3%
Ranken Technical College:
 1%
St. Louis College of Pharmacy:
 1%
St. Louis Community College:
 2%
Saint Louis University:
 36%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 21%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 1%
Webster University:
 34%

 


Which of the following City neighborhoods is the most student-friendly?


CWE:
 17%
The Loop:
 49%
Washington Avenue:
 2%
The Grove:
 11%
Midtown/Grand Center:
 10%
Olive & Locust:
 2%
South Grand:
 6%
Laclede's Landing:
 3%

 


Which of the following local colleges or universities has the best band?


Harris Stowe University:
 4%
Lindenwood University:
 2%
Maryville University of St. Louis:
 0%
Missouri Baptist University:
 1%
Saint Louis University:
 21%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 3%
I have never heard any of them play:
 47%
I have never heard any of them play, but I would like to:
 23%

 


Which of the following mythological mascots most tickles your fancy?


Griffin:
 8%
Eutectic:
 3%
Billiken:
 42%
Gorlok:
 47%

 


Has someone in your family had a student loan administered by MOHELA?



Yes:
 32%
No:
 68%

 


Are you currently making payments on a student loan?


Yes:
 26%
No:
 70%
No, but I should be:
 4%

 


Does your employer pay all or some of the tuition for you to take college/graduate courses?


Yes:
 44%
Yes, and I am taking college/graduate courses now:
 8%
Yes, I am my own employer:
 3%
No:
 32%
No, I don't have an employer:
 13%

 


Which of the following colleges or universities has the best athletics programs for men?


Fontbonne University:
 4%
Harris Stowe University:
 1%
Lindenwood University:
 3%
Maryville University of St. Louis:
 0%
Missouri Baptist University:
 1%
St. Louis Community College:
 1%
Saint Louis University:
 57%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 3%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 10%
Webster University:
 21%

 


Which of the following colleges or universities has the best athletics programs for women?


Fontbonne University:
 4%
Harris Stowe University:
 2%
Lindenwood University:
 4%
Maryville University of St. Louis:
 2%
Missouri Baptist University:
 3%
St. Louis Community College:
 1%
Saint Louis University:
 31%
University of Missouri-St. Louis:
 4%
Washington University in St. Louis:
 19%
Webster University:
 30%

 


Have you attended a college sporting event in the past year?


Yes:
 53%
No:
 47%

 


Do you think local colleges and universities generally pay a fair share of taxes and fees for the public services that they use?


Yes:
 73%
No:
 27%

 


Do you usually answer the St. Louis "Where did you go to school?" question with the name of your high school or the name of your college?


High School:
 55%
College:
 45%

 

Attended college in St. Louis

Did not attend college in St. Louis

High School:
 61%
College:
 39%
High School:
 46%
College:
 54%

 


Did you attend college in St. Louis?


Yes:
 59%
No:
 41%

 


Which of the following schools is more likely to produce the kind of lawyer you would want representing you in a serious legal matter?


Saint Louis University School of Law:
 49%
Washington University School of Law:
 51%

 


Which of the following schools is most likely to produce the kind of doctor you want treating you in a serious health matter?


Logan College of Chiropractic:
 2%
Saint Louis University School of Medicine:
 30%
Washington University School of Medicine:
 68%

 


Regardless of your current age, occupation, or living situation would you move into a college dorm right now if you could?


Yes:
 19%
No:
 78%
I live in a dorm now:
 3%

 


Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.